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Financial Accounting 8eFinancial Accounting, 8/e
Walter T.  Harrison, Baylor University
Charles T.  Horngren, Stanford  University
Bill  Thomas, Baylor  University

ISBN   10:  0136108865
ISBN   13:  9780136108863
984pp   ©2010 Paper

Basic   Approach

For introductory  courses  in  Financial  Accounting  taught  from  a  more  traditional  “preparer”  approach.

Financial Accounting, 8e   help   students “nail”   the   accounting   cycle   !

Financial Accounting  help  students “nail”   the   accounting   cycle   up  front in  order  to  increase  success  and  retention   later  on .  The   concepts  and  mechanics  students  learn  in critical  ‘ accounting  cycle ’ chapters  are  used consistently   and  repetitively-and  with  clear –cut  details  and  explanations-throughout  the  remainder  of   the  text, minimizing   confusion.  MyAccountingLab,  the text’s  online homework  system ,  then  provides  students  have  more  of   through  unlimited  practice .  Together  ,  Financial  Accounting  8e and  MyAccountingLab will  help  students  have  more  of  those “ I Get  It!” moments .

A  solid  enhancement  to  already  solid   fundamentals ,  the  eighth  edition  now  features  new  co-author  Bill  Thomas  of  Baylor University  who  brings  his  expertise  on  auditing , ethics ,  and  internal  controls  to  the  book.

Table   of   Content
1.    The  Financial  Statements
2.    Transaction   Analysis
3.    Accrual  Accounting  & Income
4.    Internal   Control  & Cash
5.    Short-Term  Investments  & Receivables
6.    Inventory  &  Cost  of  Goods Sold
7.    Plant  Assets  &  Intangibles
8.    Liabilities
9.    Stockholders’   Equity
10.    Long-Term  Investments & International  Operations
11.    The  Income  Statement  &  the  Statement  of  Stockholders’ Equity
12.    The  Statement  of  Cash  Flows
13.    Financial  Statement  Analysis

Appendix   A        2008   Annual   Report
Appendix   B        2007   Foot   Locker   Annual   Report
Appendix   C        Time   Value   of   Money   : Future   Value   &   Present   Value
Appendix   D         Charts   of   Accounts
Appendix   E        Summary   of   Generally   Accepted   Accounting  Principles  (GAAP)
Appendix   F        Summary  of  Differences  Between  US  GAAP  &  IFRS  Cross    Referenced  to

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